Biliran (Philippines)

Type: City
Name: Biliran (Philippines)
Country: Philippines
Latitude: 11.47
Longitude: 124.480003
population: 4,699
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 1 reports

Only 86 classrooms up since ‘Yolanda’ hit

INQUIRER FILE PHOTOMANILA, Philippines–Nearly a year after Super Typhoon “Yolanda” (international name: Haiyan) ravaged Eastern Visayas, the government has built only 86 of an initial 729 new classrooms planned to replace the over 4,000 rooms damaged ... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 1 reports

World Food Day 2014: There is renewed hope, vigor in the countryside—Alcala

Created on Tuesday, 21 October 2014Agriculture Secretary Proceso Alcala led the nation in paying tribute to Filipino farmers and fishers who perform the huge task of feeding a population of 100 million and counting, as the Philippines joined the world ... [Published Philippine Department of Agriculture - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 06 2014 - Updated Oct 06 2014 - 1 reports

Opinion: M.A.P. Insights -- Jose Rene C. Gayo: "'Milking' the Yolanda situation"

M.A.P. Insights -- Rolando T. Dy: M.A.P. Insights -- Jose Rene C. Gayo: M.A.P. Insights -- Avelino DL. Zapanta: Prior to Yolanda, this region that is home to six provinces on the islands of Biliran, Leyte and Samar is the second poorest in the country. ... [Published Business World - Oct 06 2014]
First reported Oct 05 2014 - Updated Oct 05 2014 - 1 reports

DOLE-8 settles work-related accident

TACLOBAN CITY, Leyte, October 4 - Stella Bus Liner manager Esteban Amoroto, appeared before DOLE-8 regional director Elias Cayanong to facilitate the P200,000.00 compromise payment for the hospitalization of its employee, Manuel Pazon, at the Philippine ... [Published Philippine Information Agency - Oct 05 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

Power outages in Region 8 set

Share this:Tacloban City, Leyte – The National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCP) has scheduled power interruptions today in its service areas in Eastern Visayas.NGCP Regional Corporate Communication Officer for Visayas, Ma. Rosette B. Martinez ... [Published Manila Bulletin - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 28 2014 - Updated Sep 28 2014 - 1 reports

BAT taps Bacolod NGO for Yolanda rehab project

British American Tobacco (Philippines) Ltd. (BATP) has signed a memorandum of agreement with Bacolod-based Negrense Volunteers for Change Foundation Inc. (NVC) for the implementation of almost P10 million worth of livelihood and infrastructure projects ... [Published Yahoo Philippines News - Sep 28 2014]
First reported Sep 21 2014 - Updated Sep 21 2014 - 1 reports

Step up immunization of children, LGUs urged

The government is targeting a 95-percent measles vaccine coverage in every district with its intensified month-long mass immunization campaign, which aims to protect 11 million to 13 million children against measles, rubella and polio.On the second week ... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Sep 21 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 2 reports

Class suspensions for Thursday, September 18, 2014

InterAksyon.comThe online news portal of TV5MANILA, Philippines – Classes at all levels in Cebu province, Talisay City, Lapu-Lapu City, and for public schools in Cebu City have been suspended Thursday because of heavy rains and floods, the Department ... [Published Interaksyon - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Walang Pasok: Classes suspended in Cebu due to heavy rain

(Updated 7:59 a.m.) Classes were suspended in Cebu province and some parts of the Visayas Thursday due to heavy rain from the trough or extension of Tropical Storm Mario (Fung-Wong).In Cebu, Governor Hilario Davide III declared no classes in all levels ... [Published GMA News Online - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 2 reports

Philippines: DA places initial agricultural damage estimate at P2.325 billion

Source: Government of the PhilippinesCountry: Philippines QUEZON CITY, July 18 -- The Department of Agriculture (DA) said on Thursday that Initial estimate puts agricultural damage at P2.324 billion for fisheries and crops brought by Typhoon “Glenda” ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jul 17 2014]
First reported Jul 14 2014 - Updated Jul 15 2014 - 2 reports

Metro Manila warned: ‘Glenda’ to be as strong as ‘Milenyo’ in 2006

MANILA, Philippines — Metro Manila has been told to brace itself for another typhoon “Milenyo” as tropical storm “Glenda” (international name Rammasun) is expected to intensify as it barrels across Luzon, including the capital, in the next two days.Slightly ... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Jul 14 2014]
First reported Jul 05 2014 - Updated Jul 05 2014 - 2 reports

BH : Red Tide / Pacific ocean - west / Philippines [0:0]

EDIS Number: BH-20140705-44419-PHL Date / time: 05/07/2014 04:19:13 [UTC] Event: Biological Hazard Name of Hazard: Red Tide Area: Pacific ocean - west Country: Philippines State/County: Palawan Bay Description: The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic ... [Published RSOE EDIS - EBHWM - Jul 05 2014]

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Only 86 classrooms up since ‘Yolanda’ hit [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Oct 21 2014]
World Food Day 2014: There is renewed hope, vig... [Published Philippine Department of Agriculture - Oct 21 2014]
Palo, Leyte may lose heritage houses [Published Manila Standard Today - Oct 11 2014]
Opinion: M.A.P. Insights -- Jose Rene C. Gayo: ... [Published Business World - Oct 06 2014]
DOLE-8 settles work-related accident [Published Philippine Information Agency - Oct 05 2014]
Power outages in Region 8 set [Published Manila Bulletin - Sep 29 2014]
BAT taps Bacolod NGO for Yolanda rehab project [Published Yahoo Philippines News - Sep 28 2014]
Step up immunization of children, LGUs urged [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Sep 21 2014]
PopCom calls for stronger drive vs teenage preg... [Published Business Week Mindanao - Sep 19 2014]
E. Visayas bank deposits up [Published Business World - Sep 18 2014]
'Mario' intensifies into storm; heavy, intense ... [Published Philippine Star - Sep 18 2014]
Class suspensions for Thursday, September 18, 2014 [Published Interaksyon - Sep 18 2014]
Walang Pasok: Classes suspended in Cebu due to ... [Published GMA News Online - Sep 18 2014]
Class suspensions: Thursday, September 18 [Published Rappler - Sep 18 2014]
Philippines: Philippines typhoon recovery aims ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jul 30 2014]
Philippines: DA places initial agricultural dam... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jul 17 2014]
Philippines: DA places initial agricultural dam... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jul 17 2014]
Philippines: Typhoon Rammasun: IOM Philippines ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jul 16 2014]
Glenda begins crossing Luzon – BusinessWorld On... [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - Jul 15 2014]
‘Glenda’ moving faster, Signal No. 3 raised in ... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Jul 15 2014]
Metro Manila warned: ‘Glenda’ to be as strong ... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Jul 14 2014]
‘Glenda’ further intensifies; Signal No. 3 up i... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Jul 14 2014]
BH : Red Tide / Pacific ocean - west / Philippi... [Published RSOE EDIS - EBHWM - Jul 05 2014]
Biological Hazard - Pacific ocean - west - Phil... [Published RSOE EDIS - Emergency and Disaster Information - Jul 05 2014]
SUCs hit by calamities, siege to get almost P1B [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Jun 03 2014]
Aquino releases P1B to repair state schools [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Jun 01 2014]
Schools to open but classrooms in Yolanda-hit a... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Jun 01 2014]
Antirabies drive gets P69M from DOH to inoculat... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - May 05 2014]
Developing Leyte and Samar [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Apr 27 2014]
Granali; 87 [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Apr 23 2014]
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Philippines: Philippines typhoon recovery aims ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jul 30 2014]
Source: Mennonite Central CommitteeCountry: Philippines Philippines typhoon recovery aims for lasting results By Laurie Oswald Robinson July 30, 2014 AKRON, Pa. – Since Typhoon Haiyan devastated communities in the Philippines last November, Mennonite ...
Philippines: DA places initial agricultural dam... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jul 17 2014]
Source: Government of the PhilippinesCountry: Philippines QUEZON CITY, July 18 -- The Department of Agriculture (DA) said on Thursday that Initial estimate puts agricultural damage at P2.324 billion for fisheries and crops brought by Typhoon “Glenda” ...
Philippines: DA places initial agricultural dam... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jul 17 2014]
Source: Government of the PhilippinesCountry: Philippines QUEZON CITY, July 18 -- The Department of Agriculture (DA) said on Thursday that Initial estimate puts agricultural damage at P2.324 billion for fisheries and crops brought by Typhoon “Glenda” ...
Philippines: Typhoon Rammasun: IOM Philippines ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jul 16 2014]
Source: International Organization for MigrationCountry: Philippines Typhoon Rammasun, locally named Glenda, made landfall as a signal 3 typhoon at 1700 hrs over the Albay-Sorsogon area on Tuesday, 15 July 2014. It then crossed northward into Southern ...
Glenda begins crossing Luzon – BusinessWorld On... [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - Jul 15 2014]
Citing data from state weather bureau PAGASA (Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical & Astronomical Services), the NDRRMC said the following areas may experience storm surges of two to three meters above sea level; Ragay and Del Gallego in the province ...
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